Established 2004

Ruddlesden geotechnical

Ruddlesden geotechnical provides ground investigation, geotechnical consultancy and contamination assessment services.

Based in Exeter, but covering the whole of the UK, albeit primarily concentrated in the South West, Ruddlesden geotechnical was formed in 2004.

Ruddlesden geotechnical works on behalf of a wide client base, including local, regional and national housing developers, housing associations, commercial developers, building contractors, structural and civil engineers, architects, building consultants, quantity surveyors, local authorities and private individuals.

Development projects range from single dwellings and extensions to large housing estates, multi-storey flats, offices, industrial units, roads, slopes, schools, hospitals and basements.

The services and projects listed on this web-site provide an indication of those carried out by Ruddlesden geotechnical, but others are carried out. If your requirement is not readily identifiable on this web-site, please contact us as we may still be able to help you.

  • AGS
  • Constructionline
  • CSCS
  • SMAS
  • ECFC trust
  • Latest news

    31 Jan 2020

    Ruddlesden Geotechnical's 'Photo of the Year' Competition

    As ever, this year's competition was both hotly contested and controversial! The winner was Tony, with "My site is on fire!". He assures us that he used perspective well and that the fire was further away than it looks and that it was only burning wo...

    Ruddlesden Geotechnical's 'Photo of the Year' Competition
    Ruddlesden Geotechnical's 'Photo of the Year' Competition
  • Recent projects

    Assessment of Groundwater Pressures Critical for Retaining Wall Design

    Long-term groundwater level and pressure monitoring of standpipe piezometers installed in rotary boreholeswas undertaken to provide information for the design of a new retaining wall for a school in Dorset. Groundwater pressures were considered to be...

  • Recent projects

    Ground Gas Assessment for Large Residential Development Site

    After completing a Phase 1 contamination assessment, Ruddlesden were instructed to undertake a ground gas risk assessment for a proposed residential development near Rugby. The southern and western boundaries of the site were bordered by an active la...